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Joondalup City

Household types

In 2011, the dominant household type in the Joondalup City was 'Couple families with dependents', and by 2021 the largest forecast increase is expected in 'Couples without dependents'.

Analysing the future household structure in Joondalup City, especially in conjunction with age structure, provides insight to the role the area plays in the housing market. Some areas, usually with separate housing stock, are dominated by families. Others, with more dense housing in inner city locations have significant numbers of lone person households and couples without dependents.

Forecast household types
Joondalup City201120212036Change between 2011 and 2036
TypeNumber%Number%Number%Number
Couple families with dependents23,79241.323,35138.024,48436.4+692
Couples without dependents16,14128.019,83432.321,85132.4+5,710
Group households1,5432.71,5012.41,6372.4+94
Lone person households9,59216.610,18716.612,24218.2+2,650
One parent family5,3429.35,3508.75,7978.6+455
Other families1,2342.11,2492.01,3422.0+108

Population and household forecasts, 2011 to 2036, prepared by .id , the population experts, March 2015.

Forecast household types
Forecast household types Other families, 2036: 1,342 One parent family, 2036: 5,797 Lone person households, 2036: 12,242 Group households, 2036: 1,637 Couples without dependents, 2036: 21,851 Couple families with dependents, 2036: 24,484 Other families, 2021: 1,249 One parent family, 2021: 5,350 Lone person households, 2021: 10,187 Group households, 2021: 1,501 Couples without dependents, 2021: 19,834 Couple families with dependents, 2021: 23,351 Other families, 2011: 1,234 One parent family, 2011: 5,342 Lone person households, 2011: 9,592 Group households, 2011: 1,543 Couples without dependents, 2011: 16,141 Couple families with dependents, 2011: 23,792
Population and household forecasts, 2011 to 2036, prepared by .id the population experts, March 2015.
Forecast change in household types, 2011 to 2036
Forecast change in household types, 2011 to 2036 Forecast change in Other families,  2021 to 2036: 93 Forecast change in One parent family,  2021 to 2036: 447 Forecast change in Lone person households,  2021 to 2036: 2,055 Forecast change in Group households,  2021 to 2036: 136 Forecast change in Couples without dependents,  2021 to 2036: 2,017 Forecast change in Couple families with dependents,  2021 to 2036: 1,133 Forecast change in Other families,  2011 to 2021: 15 Forecast change in One parent family,  2011 to 2021: 8 Forecast change in Lone person households,  2011 to 2021: 595 Forecast change in Group households,  2011 to 2021: -42 Forecast change in Couples without dependents,  2011 to 2021: 3,693 Forecast change in Couple families with dependents,  2011 to 2021: -441
Population and household forecasts, 2011 to 2036, prepared by .id the population experts, March 2015.

Key findings

In 2011, the dominant household type in the Joondalup City was Couple families with dependents, which accounted for 41.3% of all households.

The largest increase between 2011 and 2021 is forecast to be in Couples without dependents, which will increase by 3,693 households and account for 32.3% of all households.

In contrast Couple families with dependents is forecast to decrease by 441 households, to comprise 38.0% of all households in 2021, compared to 41.3% in 2011.

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